CBD as a food ingredient in the Italian legislation

Unlike THC, the level of cannabidiol (CBD) is not specifically regulated by the European Union, although CBD is one of the most important and known cannabinoids. CBD doesn’t release psychotropic effects. It has a sedative and calming effect and is useful in the medical and wellness field as it has an anti-inflammatory, relaxing function, as well as being the protagonist of important and innovative medical studies concerning the field of oncology and psychiatry. In fact, it is also used to treat insomnia, anxiety and chronic pain.